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Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

"Fear is just another emotion you can control and use as a positive, motivating influence in your life."<p>The Chicago Cubs baseman talks about the tragedy that hit close to home.<p>Still getting zits in your 30s and 40s? That’s a bummer. But this one ingredient can help.<p>It's time for This Week in …

Healthy Breakfast Ideas: 7 Refreshing Summer Morning Meals To Beat The Heat

Holy heat wave! When you're awoken by humidity rather than the buzz of your alarm, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven or the stove to whip up some breakfast.<p>Sure, you could grab a breakfast bar and call yourself set (and prepare to crash: the amount of sugar in those babies is …

The Best Probiotics on the Market

"We're only at the cusp of understanding the potential of probiotics," says Gregor Reid, Ph.D., a microbiologist at the University of Western Ontario. In the near future, Reid theorizes, they may be used in prescription drugs to treat a range of conditions, from acne to depression.<p>While probiotics …

Why Do These Jeans Cost $195? The Father of Premium Denim Explains

1. "These pockets are set and sewn by hand," says Morrison. "If you see this process [in a big denim factory] you will see an automatic pocket setter. It's that personal detail that adds a lot of character to the jeans."<p>2. I asked Scott if this is for those moments when you yank on a pair of skinny …

5 Links to Read Before Making a Salad

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master a cooking technique. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Give salad the attention it deserves.</i><p>All too often, salad is merely an afterthought. You painstakingly plan out an elaborate meal, and then (at the last minute) …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

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Amanda Bynes FASHION DISASTER During Court Hearing

<b>Amanda Bynes</b> rolled into a New York courtroom today dressed more for a rave than a court hearing -- sporting an aqua-colored wig, sweatpants, a tank …

19 DIY pallet desks – a nice way to save money and to customize your home office

Wooden pallets are extremely versatile and they can be used not just for decorative projects for the house but also for making actual pieces of …

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University of Toronto med students explore surgical specialties

This whirlwind tour allows students the opportunity to take part in hands-on simulations of vascular and cardiac surgery, as well as career talks …

Interview: The bioprocessing of stem cells: how to reach the clinic | Regenerative Medicine

▪ What first brought you from the engineering & biotechnology disciplines to the area of stem cells?<p>The area of stem cells is actually where I …

The Weird Way Alcohol Behaves In Space

Quantum tunneling holds a clue for one of the great mysteries of space chemistry.<p>A few years back, scientists discovered a giant cloud of hooch floating around in space. The 288 billion-mile cloud of gaseous methanol, an alcohol present in antifreeze and some moonshine presented a conundrum: How do …

Will reading The Economist really improve my MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning score?

If you’ve started prepping for the MCAT, you not only know the MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Section is mind-numbingly hard, but you realize …

What’s the best MCAT prep course—Princeton Review, Kaplan, Altius, Examkrackers, Berkeley Review…???

To answer the question: “What’s the best MCAT prep course?” is tough, since it depends quite a bit on various personal preferences. With so many …